The Musée national Picasso-Paris is a public administrative institution governed by French law (Decree No. 2010-669 of 18 June 2010), under the supervision of France’s Ministry of Culture and its museums department.
In accordance with French heritage legislation (Article D423-6 of the heritage code), works entrusted to the Musée national Picasso-Paris, “may be loaned for temporary cultural exhibitions organised in France or abroad by public bodies, or by private, non-profit arts organisations”.
The Musée national Picasso-Paris, is home to the world’s largest collection of works by Pablo Picasso and a significant part of his collection and personal archive. The collections consist of the artist’s paintings, sculptures, ceramics, prints, photographs and documents, as well as works by other major artists, several photographers and numerous writers.
The collection can be accessed online here.
You can find all the information you need to apply for a loan on our dedicated page.
The works of Pablo Picasso and images depicting his works are intellectual property benefiting from copyright protection and, in particular, from the provisions of Articles L.112-1 and L.122-1 et seq. of the French intellectual property code. Any use (reproduction, representation) of the works of Pablo Picasso and of images depicting them is subject to strict conditions.
You will find all the information you need to request a visual on our dedicated page.